Motorcycle theft suspect nabbed in Jurong Lake with the help of police K-9 unit

Police on Wednesday, arrested a 24-year-old man in connection with a case of motorcycle theft.

Officers from Clementi Police Division were conducting a roadblock along Boon Lay Way at about 3am, when they saw the suspect abandoning a motorcycle after he spotted them.

He fled towards Jurong Lake but was caught hiding among some shrubs, after a search was conducted with the help of dogs from the police K-9 unit.

If convicted of motorcycle theft, the suspect could be imprisoned for up to seven years and fined.